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This is Knit

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Irish Yarn Mecca.....Well Worth the Pilgrimage in Dublin! Must Not Miss...

I had followed This is Knit in Dublin for a couple of years and had long planned a visit on the... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
SusiefromCrucible
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Columbia, MD
Great shop....lovely yarn.....ambience of the malll is special

The Staff is very helpful both with yarn selection, appropriate patterns and needle choices. The... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2018
rosemary m
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Brooklyn, New York
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Dublin's best location for quality knitting and crochet supplies. Traditional Irish Tweed and exclusive locally hand-dyed yarns a speciality.
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South William Street | Powerscourt Townhouse, Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

I had followed This is Knit in Dublin for a couple of years and had long planned a visit on the next trip there. My daughter and I made it a big focus of our day in the city. As avid knitters, we look for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank SusiefromCrucible
Thisisknit, Owner at This is Knit, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words about our shop. We're really delighted that you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to welcoming you back next year. If you need anything else in the meantime just drop us a line! All the best,...More

Reviewed 17 September 2018

The Staff is very helpful both with yarn selection, appropriate patterns and needle choices. The owner helped with getting the most out of the Internet site, “Ravelry”

Date of experience: September 2018
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Thisisknit, Owner at This is Knit, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2018

Thank you very much for this lovely review Rosemary. I hope you get many hours of enjoyment out of your new project. All the best, Lisa

Reviewed 4 September 2018

It's such a lovely shop in a very cute and interesting little shopping center near Grafton Street. I visited there two years ago while in Dublin and was excited to visit again, but sadly it was shut for inventory. There were two other yarnies looking...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Thisisknit, Owner at This is Knit, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Oh I'm so sorry that we missed you last Sunday and thank you so much for leaving a lovely review, despite being disappointed on the day. I do hope you'll be able to visit us another time. In the meantime, if there is anything you...More

Reviewed 2 September 2018

By coincidence we walked by, it is situated in a shopping mall and the lady told me (almost) all shops in there are privately owned. I had a very nice conversation with one of the ladies in the shop, she wrote down for me a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dora W
Thisisknit, Owner at This is Knit, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thank you so much for the lovely review Dora. I'm glad you happened to find us :)

Reviewed 7 July 2018

We spent 15 minutes in the Powerscourt Mall before they threw us out. The really nice, super helpful yarn ladies gave us great info and we bought beautiful yarn to remember Dublin. Put it on your list, knitters.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank JoAnnSF
Thisisknit, Owner at This is Knit, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

We're so sorry that you couldn't stay longer! But thank you for the lovely review of your quick visit. Hopefully you'll get the chance to come back to Dublin again some day x

Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

They were super friendly here and let us wind several balls of yarn that we brought with us. They were also very helpful in finding patterns and supplies for new projects. They have to be one of the friendliest stores I've ever been in. I...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Rebecca H
Thisisknit, General Manager at This is Knit, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2018

Thank you so much for your glowing review Rebecca! I hope you'll be able to visit us again in the future and we're looking forward to helping you again then. Happy knitting in the meantime!

Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

This place should be a destination for anyone who loves yarns, colors, and fiber. It’s a family run business and they are fully invested in finding beautiful yarns and materials as well as hand dyeing yarns. I intended to buy 1 or 2 yarns for...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Louise W
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Lovely shop, ladies were very helpful and knowledgeable. Definitely worth the time and trip. Great selections of beautiful Yarns. Can’t wait to go back.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Anthony Q
Reviewed 7 November 2017

I am an avid knitter and couldn’t wait to check out this little shop. It did not disappoint. I was looking specifically for Irish wool and/or locally dyed yarn. The ladies at the shop were so friendly and helpful. I found exactly what I was...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Thisisknit, Owner at This is Knit, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2017

We were delighted to be able to help! Thanks so much for the wonderful feedback x

Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Shops was very well organized and staff were very helpful and were trying to help. As a first time knitter I appreciated it much.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Yes Katie - we accept Visa and Mastercard as Aoife said (thanks Aoife!). We're looking forward to meeting you!
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